Jacob Furedi

Writer and student

Jacob is a student and writer based in London.

He is originally from Kent, but is now just another opinionated arsehole.

He regularly contributes to The Telegraph, The Independent and Spiked Online.

Visit his blog: here.

jacobfuredi@gmail.com
Don't Let The Fun Sponges Scrap Freshers'

Don't Let The Fun Sponges Scrap Freshers' Week

The HMC's unfounded attack on Freshers' fun demonstrated that the booze-bashing brigade is slowly gaining momentum. Ultimately, it needs to shaken, stirred and shoved out of our lives. And, after all the online polls in the world are carried out, there's only way to do this: Two pints of lager and a packet of crisps, please.
06/10/2016 17:13 BST
Tube Chat? Pipe

Tube Chat? Pipe Down

Something terrible is happening to the Tube. Where once it was a place of solitude for the fatigued, if a bit sweaty, commuter, a sadistic group of right-on luvvies is attempting to turn it into a guitar-playing, poncho-wearing, dreadlock-sporting commune.
03/10/2016 13:21 BST
Not Registering to Vote Is Understandable - But You

Not Registering to Vote Is Understandable - But You Should

It is only by recognising the anachronistic nature of the EU that we can truly recognise how important this referendum is. Yes, I registered to vote because I'm young and therefore will be directly affected by its result. But fundamentally, I registered to vote because I recognise that breaking away from the EU is the necessary course for any nation that enshrines the value of democracy.
07/06/2016 11:18 BST